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T.J. McFarland PD-backs

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2018 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 29)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-8-1989
Height6' 3"
Weight220 lbs
Age29 years, 5 months, 10 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
0.22014
-0.62015
-0.52016
-1.02017
0.22018
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2013 BAL MLB 38 1 74.7 4 1 0 83 28 58 7 .268 100 10.0 3.4 0.8 7.0 60% .319 .273 1.49 3.86 4.22 106 5.19 124.3 -0.5
2014 BAL MLB 37 1 58.7 4 2 0 70 13 34 2 .263 99 10.7 2.0 0.3 5.2 65% .337 .263 1.41 3.31 2.76 102 4.17 102.2 0.2
2015 BAL MLB 30 0 40.3 2 2 0 52 18 26 4 .263 109 11.6 4.0 0.9 5.8 65% .343 .276 1.74 4.44 4.91 112 6.02 140.6 -0.6
2016 BAL MLB 16 0 24.7 2 2 0 33 10 7 3 .253 110 12.0 3.6 1.1 2.6 60% .333 .299 1.74 5.57 6.93 117 6.80 150.4 -0.5
2017 ARI MLB 43 1 54.0 4 5 0 65 17 29 4 .265 98 10.8 2.8 0.7 4.8 69% .323 .268 1.52 4.11 5.33 105 6.75 143.8 -1.0
2018 ARI MLB 47 0 72.0 2 2 1 64 22 42 4 .261 100 8.0 2.8 0.5 5.2 68% .268 .223 1.19 3.59 2.00 95 4.72 105.5 0.2
CareerMLB2113324.31814136710819624.26310110.23.00.75.465%.317.2631.463.953.94854.34100.0-2.4

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
2011 KIN A+ 2 2 12.0 0 1 0 9 1 12 2 .234 101 6.8 0.8 1.5 9.0 66% .212 .210 0.83 3.64 2.25 0 0.00 0.0
2011 AKR AA 25 25 137.3 9 9 0 140 50 103 9 .275 86 9.2 3.3 0.6 6.8 62% .311 .269 1.38 4.00 3.87 0 0.00 0.0
2012 AKR AA 10 10 60.3 8 2 0 61 12 41 1 .264 100 9.1 1.8 0.1 6.1 59% .328 .219 1.21 2.80 2.69 0 0.00 0.0
2012 COH AAA 17 17 102.7 8 6 0 112 33 55 9 .250 110 9.8 2.9 0.8 4.8 55% .306 .235 1.41 4.22 4.82 0 0.00 0.0
2013 BAL MLB 38 1 74.7 4 1 0 83 28 58 7 .268 100 10.0 3.4 0.8 7.0 60% .319 .273 1.49 3.86 4.22 106 5.19 124.3
2014 BAL MLB 37 1 58.7 4 2 0 70 13 34 2 .263 99 10.7 2.0 0.3 5.2 65% .337 .263 1.41 3.31 2.76 102 4.17 102.2
2014 ABE A- 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 .264 94 0.0 9.0 0.0 18.0 100% .000 .138 1.00 2.44 0.00 37 0.44 9.0
2014 NOR AAA 5 5 24.0 0 1 0 21 8 25 0 .242 106 7.9 3.0 0.0 9.4 71% .309 .218 1.21 2.76 3.75 78 2.90 62.1
2015 BAL MLB 30 0 40.3 2 2 0 52 18 26 4 .263 109 11.6 4.0 0.9 5.8 65% .343 .276 1.74 4.44 4.91 112 6.02 140.6
2015 NOR AAA 16 9 52.7 2 3 1 42 14 31 0 .257 98 7.2 2.4 0.0 5.3 65% .255 .203 1.06 2.77 2.91 92 3.81 78.6
2016 BAL MLB 16 0 24.7 2 2 0 33 10 7 3 .253 110 12.0 3.6 1.1 2.6 60% .333 .299 1.74 5.57 6.93 117 6.80 150.4
2016 FRD A+ 2 2 2.3 0 0 0 7 1 4 2 .285 117 27.0 3.9 7.7 15.4 30% .625 .482 3.43 12.54 19.29 0 0.00 0.0
2016 BOW AA 2 1 3.0 0 1 0 4 0 3 1 .251 91 12.0 0.0 3.0 9.0 82% .300 .416 1.33 5.69 3.00 0 0.00 0.0
2016 NOR AAA 8 4 26.3 1 1 0 33 7 11 3 .254 98 11.3 2.4 1.0 3.8 63% .330 .283 1.52 4.84 4.44 0 0.00 0.0
2016 ORI Rk 1 1 3.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 .253 85 0.0 3.0 0.0 3.0 88% .000 .216 0.33 3.64 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2017 ARI MLB 43 1 54.0 4 5 0 65 17 29 4 .265 98 10.8 2.8 0.7 4.8 69% .323 .268 1.52 4.11 5.33 105 6.75 143.8
2017 RNO AAA 7 0 11.0 0 0 1 6 4 9 0 .272 4.9 3.3 0.0 7.4 81% .231 .137 0.91 3.17 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2018 ARI MLB 47 0 72.0 2 2 1 64 22 42 4 .261 100 8.0 2.8 0.5 5.2 68% .268 .223 1.19 3.59 2.00 95 4.72 105.5

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT
2013 1208 0.4470 0.4512 0.7780 0.6093 0.3234 0.8906 0.6065 0.2220
2014 855 0.4573 0.4830 0.8063 0.6471 0.3448 0.9289 0.6125 0.1937
2015 667 0.4603 0.4738 0.8354 0.6124 0.3556 0.9043 0.7344 0.1646
2016 373 0.4209 0.4584 0.8655 0.6752 0.3009 0.9528 0.7231 0.1345
2017 848 0.3903 0.4717 0.8400 0.6737 0.3424 0.9238 0.7345 0.1600
2018 1068 0.2921 0.4382 0.7991 0.6538 0.3492 0.9069 0.7159 0.2009
Career50190.4060.46090.81190.64140.33840.91260.67810.1881

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 ARI $850,000
2017 ARI $
2016 BAL $523,500
2015 BAL $
2014 BAL $
2013 BAL $490,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$1,013,500
2018Current$850,000
3 yrPvs + Cur$1,863,500
3 yrTotal$1,863,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 164 d1 year/$0.85M (2018)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2018). Re-signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/6/17. May earn additional $0.35M in performance bonuses.
  • 1 year/$0.685M (2017). Re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration). Award bonuses: $50,000 each for All-Star, Gold Glove. DFA by Baltimore 2/19/17. Released 2/28/17. Signed by Arizona as a free agent 3/2/17 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Arizona 4/27/17. Non-tendered by Arizona 12/1/17.
  • 1 year/$0.5235M (2016). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/16. DFA by Baltimore 8/28/16 )(optional assignment).
  • 1 year/$0.519M (2015). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/15.
  • 1 year/$0.5055M (2014). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/11/14.
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013). Selected by Baltimore from Cleveland in Rule 5 draft 12/6/12. Signed by Baltimore 3/8/13.
  • Drafted by Cleveland 2007 (4-137) (Stagg HS, Palos Heights, Ill.). $0.285M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .296 .348 .403 .254
11 vs R (Multi) .327 .395 .500 .303
18 Split (Multi) -.031 -.047 -.096 -.049
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.020 -.022 -.064 -.025
30 vs L (2016) .367 .426 .490 .282
31 vs R (2016) .312 .379 .562 .314
38 Split (2016) .055 .047 -.073 -.032
39 LgAvg (2016) -.022 -.023 -.071 -.028

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